New book: Embodiment, Relation, Community: A Continental Philosophy of Communication – Garnet C. Butchart

New Book: Embodiment, Relation, Community: A Continental Philosophy of Communication (Penn State University Press, 2019) by Garnet C. Butchart, Duquesne University http://www.psupress.org/emailassets/NewTitleButchartEmailCatsCust.html?utm_source=CatsCust&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=NewTitleButchart  From the publisher: In this volume, Garnet C. Butchart shows how human communication can be understood as embodied relations and not merely as a mechanical process of transmission. Expanding on contemporary philosophies of speech and…

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New Book: A Literary Semiotics Approach to the Semantic Universe of George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four

A Literary Semiotics Approach to the Semantic Universe of George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four Author(s): Murat Kalelioğlu Book Description Semiotics can be considered as a well-organized signification journey taken among the pages of the work of art. It requires background knowledge related to the field and its analysis tools, as well as careful reading practices in…

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Call for book chapters: Food and Medicine: A Biosemiotic Perspective

Call for book chapters Proposed Edited Volume: Food and Medicine: A Biosemiotic Perspective Download Call for Book PDF: cfp_food_medicine_biosemiotics The ubiquity of food and medicines in their varied forms in everyday life may explain why they became unmissable issues in the history of sign studies. Indeed, a semiotic awareness was key in the first attempts…

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New book: Metamorphoses of the Absolute

Metamorphoses of the Absolute Editor(s): Daina Teters, Otto Neumaier Series: MetaMind Book Description This collection of essays is devoted to the diversity of the conceptual and terminological definitions of the notion of the “absolute”. Absolute comprises both the concepts of the Western world related to God and the verbal constructions flowing from these ideas in…

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New Book:  Interdiscursive Readings in Cultural Consumer Research

New Book: Interdiscursive Readings in Cultural Consumer Research

Title: Interdiscursive Readings in Cultural Consumer Research Publishing house: Cambridge Scholars Publishing ISBN (print): 978-1-5275-1372-3 Author: George Rossolatos Release date: August 2018 Pages: 350 The cultural consumption research landscape of the 21st century is marked by an increasing cross-disciplinary fermentation. At the same time, cultural theory and analysis have been marked by successive ‘inter-’ turns,…

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New Book: A Literary Semiotics Reading: Kuyucaklı Yusuf

New Publication: A Literary Semiotics Reading: Kuyucaklı Yusuf. A Literary Semiotics Study Last week, a semiotical analysis written about Kuyucaklı Yusuf, a quite well-known novel in Turkey was published in Turkish. This novel was translated into French twice. It was first published in Editions de Publications Orientalistes in 1977, then it was published in Éditions…

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New Book:  Interdiscursive readings in cultural consumer research, George Rossolatos

New Book: Interdiscursive readings in cultural consumer research, George Rossolatos

Interdiscursive Readings in Cultural Consumer Research George Rossolatos (MSc,MBA,PhD) (c) 2018 The cultural consumption research landscape of the 21st century is marked by an increasing cross-disciplinary fermentation. At the same time, cultural theory and analysis have been marked by successive ‘inter-’ turns, most notably with regard to the Big Four: multimodality (or intermodality), interdiscursivity, transmediality (or intermediality), and…

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NEW BOOK IN THE SERIES TARTU SEMIOTICS LIBRARY: Co-operative Engagements in Intertwined Semiosis: Essays in Honour of Charles Goodwin

NEW BOOK IN THE SERIES TARTU SEMIOTICS LIBRARY: Co-operative Engagements in Intertwined Semiosis: Essays in Honour of Charles Goodwin

NEW BOOK IN THE SERIES TARTU SEMIOTICS LIBRARY: Co-operative Engagements in Intertwined Semiosis: Essays in Honour of Charles Goodwin Edited by Donald Favareau Vol 19 in the series Tartu Semiotics Library Available at http://www.tyk.ee/semiotics/00000012547 For almost 40 years Charles Goodwin’s pioneering work has re-shaped the field of human interaction studies and has shed light on…

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